Days like these - Red and Black Notes

Red and Black Notes editorial, looking at the results of the aftermath of the September 11 World Trade Centre attacks and the war in Afghanistan.

1920-2001: Afghanistan - A Potted Social History - Melancholic Troglodytes

A working class history of Afghanistan through the 20th century.

Afghan sounds - British troops and oil pipelines...

It was recently announced that yet more British troops are heading for Afghanistan.

The next Afghan war

As up to 5,000 more British troops are sent to fight in Afghanistan, Paul Rogers from Open Democracy examines the changing situation in the volatile country and looks at what will face the soldiers on their arrival.

On September 11 and "Against the Double Tragedy"

Chris Wright on the September 11 attacks and the statement "Against the Double Tragedy" put out by News and Letters.